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Massenet: Orchestral Suites 1-3 / Ossonce, New Zealand So


Release Date: 07/18/1995 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553124   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Jean Yves Ossonce
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Hérodiade: Ballet Suite by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Jean Yves Ossonce
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1994 
Venue:  Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand 
Length: 9 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2. Suite for Orchestra no 1, Op. 13 by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Jean Yves Ossonce
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1994 
Venue:  Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand 
Length: 23 Minutes 0 Secs. 
3. Suite for Orchestra no 2 "Scènes hongroises" by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Jean Yves Ossonce
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1994 
Venue:  Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand 
Length: 17 Minutes 30 Secs. 
4. Suite for Orchestra no 3 "Scènes dramatiques" by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Jean Yves Ossonce
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1994 
Venue:  Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand 
Length: 18 Minutes 39 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Herodiade: I. Les Egyptiennes
Herodiade: II. Les Babyloniennes
Herodiade: III. Les Gauloises
Herodiade: IV. Les Pheniciennes
Herodiade: V. Final
Suite No. 1, Op. 13: I. Pastorale et fugue
Suite No. 1, Op. 13: II. Variations
Suite No. 1, Op. 13: III. Nocturne
Suite No. 1, Op. 13: IV. Marche et strette
Scenes hongroises, "Suite No. 2": I. Allegro risoluto
Scenes hongroises, "Suite No. 2": II. Allegretto leggiero
Scenes hongroises, "Suite No. 2": III. Allegro risoluto
Scenes hongroises, "Suite No. 2": IV. Andante
Scenes hongroises, "Suite No. 2": V. Allegro risoluto
Scenes dramatiques, "Suite No. 3": I. Prelude et divertissement
Scenes dramatiques, "Suite No. 3": II. Melodrame
Scenes dramatiques, "Suite No. 3": III. Scene finale

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